26th of January every year, our Republic day….a day of great importance and pride for every citizen of India. We all know that It is celebrated by organizing a major event with special parade at Rajpath, New Delhi in the presence of President of India by unfurling the National Flag and singing the National Anthem. School children too perform on this day. This year around 616 students from four schools, namely RPVV, Kishan Ganj; Navy Children School, Chankyapuri; Kendriya Vidyalaya, Paschim Vihar and Eastern Zonal Cultural Centre, Kolkata, have been selected by the Directorate of Education and the Defence Ministry to perform during the Republic day parade. This year’s celebrations theme is ‘Principles of Mahatma Gandhi’.

RPVV Kishan Ganj will perform of the theme of ‘Ahimsa’ or non-violence, Navy Children School will perform on ‘Jai Ghosh’-an acclamation of faith and assurance. Children from Eastern Zonal Cultural Centre will highlight cleanliness and non-violence while Kendriya Vidyalaya will perform on ‘Raghupati Raghav Raja Ram’